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Metal Additive Manufacturing Saves Time and Money in the Beverage Industry

Metal 3D printing is truly starting to pick up more momentum around the world — and we’re seeing a lot of it in Europe in particular lately. Jung & Co….

CRP Group and Krone Golf Complete Case Study of the KD-1 3D Printed Golf Driver

3D printing has brought major innovation to the sports world more than once over the last year, including these 3D printed shin guards, 3D printed football helmets, and this pair of 3D…

Optomec Showcases New Hybrid LENS Machine Tool Series at formnext 2016

Last week, the most innovative 3D printing companies from across the world gathered in Frankfurt, Germany for the highly anticipated formnext 2016 exhibition. Even with the 3DPrint.com team onsite to report…

Autodesk Releases Netfabb 2017, Enhancing Design, Simulation & Toolpath Capabilities

Many today tout themselves as ‘leaders’ in numerous areas regarding 3D printing technology from software to hardware to materials, but for a company such as Autodesk, that’s already an undeniable…

UK Business: Innovate 2 Make Merges with Progressive Technology, Creating Manufacturing Powerhouse with Metal 3D Printing & Traditional Processes

Something’s in the air lately for mergers and acquisitions, it would seem, with the 3D printing realm continuing to power up in numerous and surprising ways, growing ever stronger and…

KUKA Robotics Takes Over IMTS 2016, Demonstrating Robots, 3D Printing, Software and More

This week, the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) 2016 is taking place in Chicago, running September 12-17. 3DPrint.com will be there, and we’re looking forward to it – one of the biggest manufacturing…

Thermwood Corporation Introduces LSAM: Large Scale Additive Manufacturing with a CNC Twist

Indiana-based Thermwood Corporation is known for their CNC routers – in fact, they’re the oldest CNC machine manufacturing company in business, having developed the first commercial CNC tool control back in…

SolidProfessor & Workshops for Warriors Help Veterans Get Up to Speed & Back to Work

It would make sense that in a perfect world, soldiers would arrive home from the ravages of battles overseas to be greeted not only with a warm, comforting welcome, but…

New Shaper Origin Uses Augmented Reality for Flawless Handheld CNC Machining

In college, I worked in both the costume and scenery shops for the theatre department, and one adage I heard over and over again in both of them was “Measure…

Mitsui Seiki USA to Introduce the Vertex 55X-H, a New Hybrid CNC Machine and 3D Printer

Before additive manufacturing, there was subtractive manufacturing, which, like its name suggests, is the process of “subtracting” or cutting away material from a solid amount to create a new object. While it’s…

The 30 Under 30 Put a Whole New Spin on Manufacturing, Excelling in 3D Printing, Robotics & More

As the STEAM agenda has definitely picked up locomotion around the world, albeit with a bit of ease considering the allure of technology and science involved in aspects like 3D…

Connecting Technology with Customers—ToolHubs Portal Allows for 3D Printing, CNC Machining, Laser Cutting & More

The ToolHubs team has been very smart when it comes to providing for their users. While 3D printing is definitely offering benefits over many traditional processes, it certainly has not…

ZMorph Inking Distribution Deals for 2.0 SX Multitool 3D Printer–from Asia to Australia

One of the biggest features you will most often hear being touted for new 3D printers is versatility. What does that really mean for the user though? Most of us…

3D Printing Services Company Xometry is Changing the Rules for Small Scale Manufacturing

As 3D printing becomes a more accepted part of mainstream life 3D printing service providers are in higher demand than ever before. While there is a good chance that you’ve…

GEMECOD’s Smart Lock, IKILOCK, Garners the Latest 3D Printing Technologies

A company named GEMECOD has designed a smart lock known as the IKILOCK, a new solution for smart locks that virtually eliminates the need for keys to your home or business….

AddSub Manufacturing Launched by STAR Prototype

AddSub Manufacturing is the latest offering from STAR Prototype, a British-owned rapid manufacturing company based in China, and it’s a process which combines metal 3D printing and 5-axis CNC machining…

Thermwood to Combine Additive & Subtractive Manufacturing In New Double Gantry Machine

When a new process or technology like 3D printing comes into play, making strides in nearly every direction, and downright changing the way we do things ‘around here,’ some people get…